Blogs of Note – September 2012
By: Holly Chesser
Published September 2012
The E is for Everyone
Albert Throckmorton, St. Mary Episcopal School’s new Headmaster, reflects on the Episcopal faith’s call for inclusiveness, reminding us that at the heart of education lies the lesson that there is something larger than ourselves.
The Maynard Rule: Never Give Up
Kyle Maynard, cross-fit trainer, wrestler, mountain climber, and quadruple amputee, shares his mantra of “No Excuses” to students at Mount Vernon Presbyterian School.
Upper School Deans Tom Booker and Natalie Hutchinson publicly applaud the expression of Cannon school values: courage, integrity, passion, teamwork, respect, and kindness.
Disconnect to Reconnect
Epstein School headmaster Stan Beiner reminds us that in our busy digital world the Sabbath rest becomes even more necessary.
One Man Cannot Make a Team
Eddie Guth, Randolph’s Athletic Director and Head Football Coach, reflects on student sportsmanship on and off the field.
The Case of the Missing Corn Solved
Craig Dwyer, Primary School Teacher in an International School in Japan, abandons the day’s lesson plan to engage his students/detectives in authentic inquiry learning.
Is College Still Worth the Money?
Brainerd Baptist School headmaster Sean Corcoran argues yes and not just because statistically you’ll make $800,000 more over the course of your lifetime.
Tweets of Note - September 2012